In the Heart of the Bluegrass, Lexington, Kentucky bursts at the seams with friendly people ready to share a good story. You may have heard the one about the bourbon, the horses, or the basketball, but the town known as "The Athens of the West" has even more tales to tell. With 100 Things to Do in Lexington Before You Die as a guide, visitors and locals alike will find new and exciting things to try waiting around every turn. Learn the legend of the black bear that lives in the North Limestone District, or take a mural tour to experience the city's cultural side. Find out how America's Native Spirit is made at Town Branch Distillery, and treat yourself to a taste. Take the family to the Kentucky Horse Park for some time with the Commonwealth's most famous creatures, or enjoy a unique, allegorical game of mini-golf at the Lexington Ice Center.
Native Kentucky author Audra Johns Meighan brings her hometown enthusiasm to this indispensable guide. With her penchant for storytelling and fun itineraries, this book will lead you on your way to checking items off your Bluegrass State bucket list.